Aidin Balo

NSERC Postdoctoral Fellow


Ph.D. University of Toronto, Department of Biochemistry, 2019.
Research Supervisor: Oliver P. Ernst

B.Sc. University of Waterloo, Department of Chemistry, 2013.
Research Supervisor: Richard T. Oakley


Balo AR, Lee J & Ernst OP (2019). Stationary Phase EPR Spectroscopy for Monitoring Membrane Protein Refolding by Conformational Response. Anal. Chem.911071–9.

Balo AR, Wang M & Ernst OP (2017). Accessible virtual reality of biomolecular structural models using the Autodesk Molecule Viewer. Nat. Methods, 14, 1122–3.

Broecker J, Klingel V, Ou W, Balo AR, Kassick DJ, Ogata CM, Kuo A & Ernst OP (2016). A Versatile System for High-Throughput In Situ X-ray Screening and Data Collection of Soluble and Membrane-Protein Crystals. Cryst. Growth Des., 16, 6318–26.

Balo AR, Feyrer H & Ernst OP (2016). Toward Precise Interpretation of DEER-Based Distance Distributions: Insights from Structural Characterization of V1 Spin-Labeled Side Chains. Biochemistry, 55, 5256–63.

Mueller C,* Marx A,* Epp SW, Zhong Y, Kuo A, Balo AR, Soman J, Schotte F, Lemke HT, Owen RL, Pai EF, Pearson AR, Olson JS, Anfinrud PA, Ernst OP & Miller RJD (2015). Fixed target matrix for femtosecond and in situ serial micro-crystallography. Struct. Dyn., 2, 1–16.

Caro LN, Li Z, Balo AR, Van Eps N, Rini JM & Ernst OP (2015). Rapid and Facile Recombinant Expression of Bovine Rhodopsin in HEK293S GnTI- Cells Using a PiggyBac Inducible System. Meth. Enzymol., 556, 307–30.

Winter SM, Balo AR, Roberts RJ, Lekin K, Assoud A, Dube PA & Oakley RT (2013). Hybrid dithiazolothiadiazinyl radicals; versatile building blocks for magnetic and conductive materials. Chem. Commun., 49, 1603–5.